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Grand Forks marks Syttende Mai celebration
May 17, 2018 - 6:55pm
May 16, 2018
Strawberries and blueberries are arranged to resemble the flag of Norway. David Samson / Forum News Service
Celebrate Syttende Mai with Norwegian cream layer cake
May 16, 2018 - 9:50am
May 15, 2018
Blueberry Cream Cheese Coffee Cake is a favorite for summertime entertaining. Tracy Briggs / The Forum
Duluth woman amps up breakfasts in time for Syttende Mai
May 15, 2018 - 10:46am
May 10, 2018
Pamela Knudson
Norwegian heritage takes center stage as Syttende Mai approaches
May 10, 2018 - 8:43pm
May 16, 2017
Rebekah Axvig, 6, marches in the children's parade as part of a Syttende Mai celebration Wednesday in Oslo, Norway. She's dressed in the traditional Norwegian festive costume, a bunad, that her grandmother, Karen Axvig of Grand Forks, recently made for her.
Grand Forks woman helps granddaughter celebrate May 17 in style
May 16, 2017 - 7:39pm
May 17, 2016
Sons of Norway members Amy Medd, left, and Delores Donarski join other volunteers for the annual Syttende Mai luncheon at the Gyda Varden Sons of Norway Lodge Tuesday.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Syttende Mai - Keeping tradition alive in Grand Forks
May 17, 2016 - 8:13pm
May 16, 2016
MARILYN HAGERTY: Salon serves body and soul
May 16, 2016 - 6:40pm
May 17, 2015
Volunteers Diane Johnson, Sharon Holter, Donna Remer and Marlys Erickson serve food at Syttende mai. Photo by Jennifer Johnson/Grand Forks Herald
Rainy day for Syttende mai
May 17, 2015 - 8:14pm
Melissa Gjellstad
MARILYN HAGERTY: May 17 celebrates all things Norwegian
May 17, 2015 - 5:00am
May 16, 2012
MARILYN HAGERTY: On Syttende mai, an Uff da for the closing of the Bronze Boot
May 16, 2012 - 9:38pm
May 5, 2012
Swamped before Syttende mai
May 5, 2012 - 11:15pm
May 16, 2011
Jared Lennon (center)is a UND junior majoring in Norwegian, international studies and political science. He has spent the past year at the University of Oslo, where he also joined Den Norske Studentersangforening, the oldest male choir in Norway.
SYTTENDE MAI: 'As Norwegian as it gets'
May 16, 2011 - 10:44pm
Rochelle Wetsch, owner of Velkommen in downtown Grand Forks folds a Norwegian vimpel banner outside her store this week. A vimpel is displayed as a welcome sign.  Herald  photo by Eric Hylden.
Velkommen welcomes changing times, Syttende mai
May 16, 2010 - 10:15pm
May 13, 2010
MARILYN HAGERTY: Syttende mai countdown is on at Sons of Norway Lodge
May 13, 2010 - 9:58pm
May 17, 2009
One of the favorite foods at Syttende Mai celebrations is rommegrot, a rich, creamy wheat porridge.
CHEF JEFF: Cream of the crop
May 17, 2009 - 7:30am
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